Ypsilanti middle school evacuated for bomb threat

Charles E. Ramirez
The Detroit News

Ypsilanti Community Middle School has been evacuated due to a bomb threat, district officials said.

Ypsilanti Community Middle School

"The Washtenaw County Sheriff's Department is taking over the matter and giving us proper instructions and taking proper precautions with the students and staff at YCMS," officials said in a statement on the district's website. "Currently, the school is being evacuated until further notice. We will keep you informed about the situation as the investigation continues."

The school is located near Holmes Road and North Ford Boulevard in Ypsilanti.